I Sense a Pattern Here

This is a perfect follow-up to my earlier post on Rickey Pittman’s childrens book about Jim Limber. I’ve suggested numerous times that the proposed statue commemorating Jefferson Davis and Jim […]

Jim Limber for Kids

There is nothing more disturbing for an educator than to come across children’s books whose authors have little qualification as historians or who have an implicit agenda to get across. […]

Preparing History for History

Today I had a wonderful discussion with Andy Mink who is the Director of Outreach and Education at the University of Virginia’s Center for Digital History.  Andy asked me to […]